Scripture readers: Why burn when you can learn?

28 Jan 2013 | 2,404 views

While a rumoured Bible-burning event in Penang turned out to be a dud, about 40 people gathered at KLCC Park, Kuala Lumpur today to read various books - mostly religious scriptures and related books - as a sign of protest. "It is a response to the idea of burning a book, specifically a book that is holy to a group of people," said Centre of Independent Journalism executive officer Masjaliza Hamzah, who first mooted the reading event. Full Story : Video by Nabila Mohd Ali